Headlines Tagged with Teen Smoking/Youth — 37,847 headlines found
Yes, teens are better off if they never inhale nicotine. But equating smoking cigarettes with inhaling e-cigarettes, as the C.D.C. is doing in its messaging around teen tobacco use, is a huge disservice to public health. On the scale of potential harms,
Apr 17, 2015 New York Times
added Apr 17, 2015 23:23
Despite industry claims to the contrary, the distribution of samples can be seen as recruiting users, adults and teens alike. This is not a business issue. It’s a public health issue — and one that needs a statewide response now.
Apr 15, 2015 Salem (MA) Evening News
added Apr 17, 2015 16:33
A bill that would ban minors in Montana from purchasing electronic cigarettes and nicotine liquid containers is on its way to the governor's desk after the House passed the measure Tuesday. The House cleared Senate Bill 66 by a vote of 72-28.
Apr 14, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 17, 2015 16:20
The eight fines totaled $6,500. The Health Department can impose fines ranging from $350 to $2,500 for each offense, and the stores must conduct compliance training for their workers, monitored by the Health Department.
Apr 15, 2015 Buffalo (NY) News
added Apr 17, 2015 16:19
demonstrates broad public support for raising the sales age of tobacco to 21 and will help facilitate wide dissemination of initiatives to increase the legal purchase age at national, state and local levels. Increasing public awareness about the susceptib
Apr 15, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2015 16:04
Given that meaningful regulation of e-cigarettes by the FDA is years away, what should we do about it? Include e-cigarettes in clean indoor air laws. / E-cigarettes should be included in all tobacco control media campaigns. / Tax e-cigarettes at levels
Apr 17, 2015 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 17, 2015 15:59
Around two million high school students admitted to buying vaporizers in 2014 - more than triple the 660,000 recorded the year before. But smoking of traditional cigarettes plummeted to about nine per cent.
Apr 17, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 17, 2015 15:29
E-cigarettes are booming among U.S. teens, with nearly 2.5 million middle and high school students now choosing to "vape" rather than smoke traditional cigarettes or indulge in other forms of tobacco, federal health officials reported Thursday.
Apr 16, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 17, 2015 14:02
The associations between exposure to tobacco coupons and predictors of smoking behaviours among US youth
Tobacco coupons may promote smoking and hinder smoking cessation among youth. Regulating tobacco coupons may reduce youth smoking in the USA. Further research is needed to determine the effect of tobacco coupons on youth tobacco use globally.
Apr 16, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2015 13:14
This finding should “raise alarm bells for parents and educators,” said Mitch Zeller...The threefold increase is “astounding and concerning,” he said.... “All the good news is being threatened by the bad news of this dramatic use of electronic cigarettes
Apr 17, 2015 Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Apr 17, 2015 12:19